Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
April in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is a tropical spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 34.5°C (94.1°F) and 20.8°C (69.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F) and only 1.2 rainfall days, with 6.1mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall, make April the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature in Abu Dhabi rises, from a moderately hot 29.5°C (85.1°F) in March, to a hot 34.5°C (94.1°F). In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In April, the average heat index is appraised at an extremely hot 42.7°C (108.9°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, wind, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In April, the average relative humidity in Abu Dhabi is 58%.

Rainfall

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in April, during 1.2 rainfall days, 6.1mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 9.9 rainfall days, and 57.1mm (2.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea temperature in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 25.1°C (77.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Abu Dhabi, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In April, the average sunshine in Abu Dhabi is 9.4h.

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in April interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in April in Abu Dhabi?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 34.5°C (94.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). In April, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 42.7°C (108.9°F).

What is the average humidity in April in Abu Dhabi?

The average relative humidity in April in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 58%.

How many days does it rain in April in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in April, during 1.2 rainfall days, 6.1mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in April in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average seawater temperature in April is 25.1°C (77.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Abu Dhabi have in April?

In April, the average length of the day in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Abu Dhabi?

The average sunshine in April in Abu Dhabi is 9.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi?

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

How high is the UV index in April in Abu Dhabi?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Abu Dhabi is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in April: 34.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (42.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.2°C).

Average humidity in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in April: 58%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (55%).

Average rainfall in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in April: 6.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (21.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in April: 1.2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in April: 25.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in April: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 9.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

Average UV index in April - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).